Tips to Restore your Toshiba® mini Notebook NB300 System
By restoring your Toshiba mini notebook NB300 system to its default factory settings, you would be able to restore all the contents that it contained at the time of its purchase. Due to several reasons you might need to restore your Toshiba mini notebook NB300 system. There are chances that the system might have been severely infected by viruses which could not be removed by any other method apart from restoring your system to its default factory settings. It is also possible to free up some space in your hard disk and memory to provide space for new data by restoring the system to its factory default. You need to exercise great care while restoring your system to its factory settings. It is because the restoring process involves removal of all data from your system which could not be recovered easily. So, you need to keep a backup of system data before performing the restoring process.
- Data loss
- Reinstallation of Operating System
- Reinstallation of device drivers
After restoring to factory settings, you might lose all the data stored in your Toshiba mini notebook NB300 system. Hence to overcome this issue, remember to take a backup of all the important files and folders in your system. The favorite programs include photos, videos and music which shall also be deleted from the system after restore process. Copy those files to a blank CD which shall help you to restore the applications back to the system.
Reinstallation of Operating System
Toshiba mini notebook NB300 system factory restore shall replace the current Operating System. You would be provided with the OS which came preloaded with your system at the time of its purchase. Therefore, you would be required to reinstall your favorite OS after the system is restored to default factory setting. It is advisable to ensure whether you have a backup of the OS currently used, so that you could reinstall it when you require it.
The device drivers might be lost during the factory restoration process. For the proper working of devices connected to the system, it is essential to install back the device drivers. Therefore check whether you have the driver CD provided with the system at the time of purchase. The driver CD helps to install and recognize all the devices connected with your system. It also identifies the devices that are old and not in use. To overcome such issues, you need to take the backup of driver files from your Toshiba mini notebook NB300 system on a CD or DVD before restoring your system to the default factory setting.